Treating Plant Operator

DuBois, PA 15801, USA Req #417
Wednesday, November 9, 2022
Stella-Jones is North America's leading producer of industrial pressure-treated wood products. Responding to the vital infrastructure needs of our economy, we manufacture and distribute railway ties, utility poles, residential lumber and industrial wood products across the continent.

Stella-Jones recruits team members who embody our core values and desire an environment where growth is inspired, dedication is recognized, and achievement is rewarded. Our ever-expanding footprint provides a great prospect for career advancement as we seek to develop our emerging leaders.

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Performs operational work related to daily work instructions, inspection, grading, treatment and materials.  Operates the treating plant safely and proficiently.


Principal Responsibilities:
 

  • Perform all duties of inspector, machine operator (2) and laborer positions as required.
  • Operate all aspects of treating at or above target production levels.
  • Performs security duties.
  • Participates and contributes to company safety program.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.

Qualifications:  

  • Education: High School Diploma or GED
  • Experience: 
  • License/Certification: Pesticide applicators license preferred; Boiler Operating License preferred, PIE Certified 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Required plant safety orientation.
  • Pass the state pesticide certification exam.
  • Respiratory training and pass the medical exam and fit test (clean shaved face may be required).
  • Solid knowledge of all federal and state regulations related to the treating department.
  • Solid knowledge of quality control standards related to the treating department.
  • Solid knowledge of customer specifications.
  • Complete all required “Continuous Education Units” to keep pesticide certification.
  • Solid knowledge on hazardous waste regulations.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned. 

Employee Benefits:

As a Stella-Jones employee, you will have access to excellent benefits and incentives including:

  • The security of working for a company designated as an essential workplace
  • Comprehensive total benefits package
  • Several company-paid benefits including:
    • Dental and Vision coverage
    • Life insurance and Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) policies
    • Long-Term Disability Coverage
    • Access to a robust employee assistance program
  • Competitive compensation
  • Annual bonus program opportunity
  • 401(k) savings plan with generous Company match (150% on the first 4% deferred)
  • Paid time off and holidays
  • Career advancement opportunities 
  • Ability to purchase Company stock  

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

Other details

  • Job Family Operations
  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • DuBois, PA 15801, USA